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Esporao selects Barwell & Jones to distribute wines in UK - Drinks Business Review

Esporao selects Barwell & Jones to distribute wines in UK - Drinks Business Review | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Esporao selects Barwell & Jones to distribute wines in UKDrinks Business ReviewEffective from 1 December 2012, Barwell & Jones serves as sole UK agency for Esporao winery and handles wines produced from two of its estates - Herdade Do Esporao in...
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Herdade Fonte Paredes

Herdade Fonte Paredes | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Tintos e Brancos. Maduros e Apaixonantes. Descubra a excelência dos Vinhos do Alentejo pelas mãos de uma família dedicada ao que melhor se faz no Norte desta região.
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Alentejo Wine Route - 4th runner up - Herdade Fonte Paredes Please ignore question about your age
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Fundação Abreu Callado

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Fundação Abreu Callado - Benavila - Alto Alentejo
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Alentejo Wine Route - 3rd runner up - Fundação Abreu Callado
Please ignore the fact their outdated website
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MONTE DA PENHA

MONTE DA PENHA | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Monte da Penha, Um século, Uma família, O Vinho
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Alentejo Wine Route - 1st runner up - Monte da Penha
Please ignore the fact they are still using flash :P
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Casa Agrícola HMR

Casa Agrícola HMR | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Vinhos alentejanos produzidos com foco na Qualidade e na consciência ambiental, provindo de castas nobres seleccionadas e adaptadas à zona, acompanhadas cuidadosamente na viticultura de modo a expressarem todo o seu potencial
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Discover Vidigueira Wine Region in Alentejo - 2nd - Casa Agrícola HMR - Visits to the winery, wine tasting and store are open to the public.
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What Is Corked Wine?

What Is Corked Wine? | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
corked wine, 2,4,6-trichloroanisole, TCA, sommelier, cork taint, wine cork
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"Don’t be afraid to taste it; it isn’t harmful to your health, just not too big a gulp!" ... so true :D
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How to Tell if Wine Has Gone Bad | Wine Folly

How to Tell if Wine Has Gone Bad | Wine Folly | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
As a general rule, if a wine bottle is open for over a week it's probably gone "bad." Learn how the wine will change in terms of color, smell an
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What Wines to Drink From Portugal (by Region) | Wine Folly

What Wines to Drink From Portugal (by Region) | Wine Folly | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
To many wine experts, Portugal is the last frontier of wine in Western Europe; there is still so much to be tasted and explored. So with all the excitement this region offers, let's take a look at what the major wines and regions there are to know.
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Discover what Portugal has to offer in each wine region add some food and enjoy :)
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‘Encontro com o Vinho e Sabores’ promove entregas ao domicílio

‘Encontro com o Vinho e Sabores’ promove entregas ao domicílio | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
DrivU e Vinha. Estas duas startups portuguesas vão participar no ‘Encontro com o Vinho e Sabores 2015’, que se realiza de 30 de outubro a 02 de novembro no Centro de Congressos de Lisboa
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« Making wine // Fuelled by yerba #winemaking #yerbamate #yerba #vinho #Alentejo #Estremoz #Portugal #lagare #vindima #Harvest2015 #wine »
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Senses - Wine & Tradition

Senses - Wine & Tradition | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Winery introduction A DOC Alentejo with the official stamp of the Adega de Borba brand which is one of the fastest growing brands...
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Adega de Borba Senses Trio. 

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Wines of Portugal Challenge 2015 honors the best wines of the year - Wines of Portugal

Wines of Portugal Challenge 2015 honors the best wines of the year - Wines of Portugal | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Wines of Portugal Challenge ceremony awarded 257 of the 1156 national wines in competition.
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Alentejo wine voted world's best dry white - The Portugal News

Alentejo wine voted world's best dry white - The Portugal News | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
A wine from the Alentejo has been voted among the best in the world in one of the most important international wine competitions.
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Cortes de Cima is a family owned vineyard in the vicinity of Vidigueira, here they planted red varieties and they also planted a small coastal vineyard near Vila Nova de Milfontes, with white only.

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Portugal’s Alentejo region — a land carefully aged like wine - Archynews

Portugal’s Alentejo region — a land carefully aged like wine - Archynews | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Lengthy a holiday place to go for vacationers looking for European pleasures at typically Portuguese budget prices, the Alentejo is finally taking its bow around the worldwide stage and it is quickly becoming among the top wine locations on the planet. … Click to carry on »
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Portugal’s Alentejo region — a land carefully aged like wine
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Talha Wine

Talha Wine | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
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A fazer vinho por estas bandas há mais de 2 mil anos.
2000 years old wine making techniques #winelover #winesofalentejo #visitalentejo
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+++ TAPADA do CHAVES +++ Vinhos e Espumantes

+++ TAPADA do CHAVES +++ Vinhos e Espumantes | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
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Alentejo Wine Route - 2nd runner up - Tapada do Chaves Please ignore the fact they are still using flash :P
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Cortes de Cima | Alentejo, Portugal Family Vineyards – Vinho Regional Alentejano

Cortes de Cima | Alentejo, Portugal Family Vineyards – Vinho Regional Alentejano | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
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English - Home

English - Home | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
The Cooperative Winery of Vidigueira, Cuba and Alvito, founded in 1960, started its activity in 1963. It is the result of the dream and hard work of most of the wine producers from Vidigueira, Cuba and Alvito, based on tradition and reinvention, sustained by a know and remembered quality.
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Discover Vidigueira Wine Region in Alentejo - 1st - Adega Cooperativa de Vidigueira, Cuba e Alvito - Visits to the winery, wine tasting and store are open to the public. 
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Sugar in Wine, The Great Misunderstanding | Wine Folly

Sugar in Wine, The Great Misunderstanding | Wine Folly | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
How many of us think that a Coke is less sweet than the average Riesling or sweet wine? It might surprise you to know that Riesling, and several other swee
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Sugar... Wine.... soft drinks ... the truth about it!
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Vinhos do Alentejo - Temperatura Ideal

Vinhos do Alentejo - Temperatura Ideal | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Um vinho bem servido dignifica quem o realiza, seja um apreciador em sua casa seja um profissional de hotelaria num restaurante. E um dos aspectos mais importantes do serviço de vinhos, é a temperatura. Se o vinho for apresentado a uma temperatura inadequada, nunca será capaz de ...
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Turismo do Alentejo / Ribatejo presents Roadmaps "from the Earth to the Table"

Turismo do Alentejo / Ribatejo presents Roadmaps "from the Earth to the Table" | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
The Wine Routes "from the Earth to the Table" - two tabs that, entered on line product development gastronomy and wines, allow users to discover the Alentejo and Ribatejo through visitation within 160 produtores - will be launched this week by ERT in Cartaxo, Alter do Chão, Alvito and Grândola.

Edited in three languages - português, espanhol e inglês -, the guides offer six large scripts that, divididos em 20 pathways, suggest visiting the endogenous products or producers of gastronomic specialties and wine-Alentejo and ribatejano, as well as the participation in numerous activities related to the sector.

The multiple proposals vary thus between participate in the olive harvest; try olive oil, cheeses or sausages; meet the rice cycle; visit fishing ports; attend auctions; walking in the mounted; fun with goats and sheep grazing in the meadows colored; see where they grow the wild asparagus or the túbaras; visit ancestral farms, participate in activities of traditional cuisine or discover regional recipes.

By consulting the Roadmaps "from the Earth to the Table", tourists and visitors can still have knowledge of food and wine events, as well as which certificates and thematic restaurants and accommodation when betting on a concept inspired by the gastronomy and wines.

Available in electronic version eBook, the Guide - It covers the offer of 47 Alentejo and the municipalities 11 Ribatejo locals - can be read on a computer, Tablet or smartphone, and downloaded in ePub format and PDF.
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The road map to discover Ribatejo and Alentejo #visitportugal

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Wines from Portugal

Wines from Portugal | Wired Wines of Alentejo | Scoop.it
Tables loaded with festive foods. Friends, family and loved ones reunited. No time pairs with wine quite like the holidays! From delicious Reds and Whites to a very special Champagne, here are our best picks for the most wonderful time of the year.
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It's more than #winesofalentejo but I believe it deserves to be shared... after all its #winesofportugal

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Mary H Goudie's curator insight, May 1, 2015 1:00 AM

Discover a new frontier for fabulous wine from a little country in Western Europe on the southern Atlantic coast. Portugal is SO much more than Port. It's time to let your palate taste these gastronomic wine that totally shine with food pairings.